[xmonad] Re: Dropped patches

Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Sat Aug 30 10:10:28 EDT 2008

On 2008 Aug 30, at 2:55, Justin Bogner wrote:
> Spencer Janssen <spencerjanssen at gmail.com> writes:
>> * desktop bars such as kicker and gnome-panel.  We are allowed to  
>> manage
>>   these, and they even set atoms on their window we can use to  
>> stack them.  In
>>   manageDocks, when a window is detected as a DOCK or DESKTOP  
>> window, we
>>   should send all DESKTOP windows to the bottom of the stacking  
>> order and all
>>   DOCK windows to one layer above that.
> That said, the behaviour I expect is that docks should be at the very
> top or not visible at all, and never anything in between.

This is often a configurable preference (see for example Windows' task  

brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university    KF8NH

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